MacEdward Leach and the Songs of Atlantic Canada
The Greenland Disaster
Paddy Duggan NFLD 2 Tape 2 Track 7
Cape Broyle Audio: No

Unfortunately the deterioration of the original recording made it impossible to transcribe this song.


Sources : Blondahl, 1964:79; Doyle, 1940: 40; Greenleaf, 1968: 299; Roud #4080

From the Memorial University Folklore and Language Archive (MUNFLA) Song Index and Song Annotation Collection: Widdowson, John and Fred Earle and Harold Paddock MUNFLA 66-25; Casey, George MUNFLA 68-40; Small, Lawrence G. MUNFLA 71-003; Abbot, Winnifred Sandra MUNFLA 74-145

History : Newfoundland disaster ballad.

Text : Noise on tape makes this song impossible to transcribe.

Tune : Noise on tape makes this song impossible to analyze musically.

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